Domovská stránka Puglia Imperiale Turismo italianoenglishdeutschfrançaisespañol češtinadanskελληνικάeesti keelsuomimagyarlietuviu kalbalatviešu valodamaltinederlandspolskiportuguêsslovenčinaslovenščinasvenskaromânăбългарски 日本語 (japanese)русский язык简体中文 (chinese)
Domovská stránka Puglia Imperiale Turismo Domovská stránka  kto sme  časopis  kontakty   oblasť tlače  linky  stl   
  feed rss a gadget  mapa stránky   hľadaj   
Veľkosť písma Štandardné písmoMalé písmoStredné písmo
Pridaj k my.pugliaimperiale.com PRIDAJ K MY.PUGLIAIMPERIALE.COM
Čo robiť Naplánuj si cestu Multimédiá
História
Územie
Mestá
Umelecké a historické poklady
Okruhy
Trani charms you - Week end in Trani
Taking a stroll in Puglia Imperiale
Discovering the mysterious population of the hypogea
Itinerary of flavours on the Roads of Wine and Oil
A land of great Battles: Hannibal and the Imperial Rome
See treasures and underwater archaeology in the Puglia Imperiale area
The prehistoric archaeology of the landscape
Sea, Saltworks and Swampy Areas
The Murge
In the valley of Ofanto: the archaeology train
 
   
Tu sa nachádzaš: Home > Kam ísť  > Okruhy > In the valley of Ofanto: the archaeology train
Verzia pre tlač Verzia pre tlač In the  valley of  Ofanto: the  archaeology train
Pošli mailomPošli mailom
Archeologický okruh Archeologický okruh
In the valley of Ofanto: the archaeology train
Vyžiadaný dokument, bohužiaľ, nie je k dispozícii vo vami zvolenom jazyku. Vyžiadaný dokument, bohužiaľ, nie je k dispozícii vo vami zvolenom jazyku.
The archaeology train runs along the tracks of the railway from Barletta to Spinazzola, that snaky tract of tracks, about 70 kilometres long, built towards the end of the 1800’s to connect the high Murgia with the large lines of communication across the Valley of Ofanto, from the end of the valley down to the Adriatic.
Stopping off at Canosa di Puglia, on its way toward Minervino Murge and Spinazzola, to then continue on to the lands of Lucania, it is a journey in which the influences of history mix with traditions, folklore harmonises with good cuisine and the environment, in a landscape where this strip of splendid Puglian countryside offers postcard-perfect images in every season of the year.
In just nine minutes, immersing itself in luxuriating vineyards and secular olive groves, the archaeology train leaves Barletta and arrives at the small station at Canne della Battaglia.  This is the only railway structure in all of Italy where tourists and passengers do not descend directly into an inhabited town, but into the archaeological area of a world famous site, indelibly marked by the traces of the passage of Hannibal the Carthaginian, who here, in August of the year 216 B.C., during the second Punic War, destroyed the Roman legions with his winning tenaille manoever, repeated by the Americans in the Gulf War against Saddam Hussein in 1991.  A lesson in strategy and an ingenious military tactic still taught in all military academies around the world.
Canne (an important episcopal seat linked to Bishop Saint Roger) overlooks the whole horizon, as far as the Gargano, from its calcareous spur which dominates the natural theatre of that bloody defeat on the Olfanto plain.  It, itself, offers the spectacle of an urban agglomerate still undergoing excavations.  Its Antiquary contains findings from civilisations that range from the 6th millenium B.C. to the 13th century.
From the small station, you can proceed to the ancient fountain of Saint Roger and the nearby excavations of Saint Mercury, on the little hill of the same name, or to the nearby menhir, or to the area of the burial-grounds, where vast evidence of organised human presence is concentrated in the remains of the proto-historic villages which are well-documented by illustrated didactic panels and multimedia aids.
(Prepared by the Italian Pro Canne della Battaglia Committee - Trenitalia)

 
  ODPORÚČANÝ ČAS:  
  1 Deň  
  STUPEŇ OBTIAŽNOSTI:  
  Nízka obtiažnosťNízka obtiažnosťNízka obtiažnosťNízka obtiažnosťNízka obtiažnosť  
Pri tomto okruhu stojí za návštevu:
Canne della Battaglia Archaeological Park Barletta
Antiquarium of Canne della Battaglia Barletta
The Archaeological Museum Minervino Murge
Templar Hospital Spinazzola
Rocca del Garagnone Spinazzola
The Roman Bridge Canosa di Puglia
Mestá, :
Barletta
Canosa di Puglia
Minervino Murge
Spinazzola
   
 
Agenzia per l'Occupazione e lo Sviluppo dell'area Nord Barese Ofantina - s.c.a r.l.
Partita Iva 05215080721
Puglia Imperiale – Sede: Corso Cavour, 23 - Corato (BA) Italy
Tel. 080.4031933 - Fax 080.4032430
Európska únia Ministerstvo hospodárstva a financií Agentúra pre zamestnanosť a rozvoj oblasti Nord Barese/Ofantina Región Puglia Talianska národná organizácia cestovného ruchu Domovská stránka
 
Kredity
Podmienky používanie
Privacy Policy